Matar said: “There is a huge movement for saving the planet but it’s all talk. People need to pick a spot and clean it.
“None of the street cleaners the council employs are from the area and you need to employ people who live in the area. We can’t outsource.
“All it is, is people doing their job and doing it with their heart. What I am trying to do is get everyone to pick a spot and keep it clean.”
I dunno, because often i prefer to be lazy/cynical and take the position of "individuals cannot impact vast systemic issues, so why bother", but there are lots of good things about being an activist especially in the neighbourhood